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movable

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adjective mov·able \ˈmü-və-bəl\
variants: or

moveable

Definition of movable

  1. 1 :  capable of being moved

  2. 2 :  changing date from year to year movable holidays

movability

play \ˌmü-və-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

movableness

play \ˈmü-və-bəl-nəs\ noun

movably

play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of movable in a Sentence

  1. Thanksgiving is a movable holiday.

  2. any furniture that is not movable will be covered with protective cloths by the painters

14th Century

First Known Use of movable

14th century


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movable

noun mov·able
variants: or

moveable

Definition of movable

  1. :  something (such as an article of furniture) that can be removed or displaced

15th Century

First Known Use of movable

15th century



MOVABLE Defined for English Language Learners

movable

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adjective

Definition of movable for English Language Learners

  • : able to be moved

  • : happening on a different date each year


MOVABLE Defined for Kids

movable

play
adjective mov·able \ˈmü-və-bəl\
variants: or

moveable

\ˈmü-və-bəl\

Definition of movable for Students

  1. 1 :  possible to move movable desks

  2. 2 :  changing date from year to year Thanksgiving is a movable holiday.


Law Dictionary

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movable

adjective mov·able \ˈmü-və-bəl\
variants: or

moveable

\ˈmü-və-bəl\ play

Legal Definition of movable

  1. :  capable of being moved


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movable

noun mov·able
variants: or

moveable

Legal Definition of movable

  1. :  an item of movable property; also :  a right or interest (as a chattel mortgage) in an item of movable property bonds and annuities are incorporeal movables —often used in plural — compare immovable



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